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Locals do fairly well in nuclear drill

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Local and state agencies did pretty well overall in a Tuesday emergency preparedness drill for the Prairie Island nuclear plant, though all except Pierce County had some issues.

The results from this week's drill presented at a public briefing Friday are preliminary, emphasized Gary Naskrent, an official with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security who managed evaluations for the off-site actions.

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Danielle Killey
Danielle Killey is the city reporter for the Republican Eagle, where she has worked since 2011. She graduated from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities with a journalism degree.
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